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dinner for one

Dinner for One in Paris: When Exhilarating Love Becomes Excruciating Pain

A New-Yorker moves to Paris for love, but when the fairytale romance falls apart, she saves herself by making dinner for one.
Red Wheelbarrow

The Red Wheelbarrow: A Booklover’s Haven in Paris Needs Your Support

The women behind the Red Wheelbarrow Bookstore in Paris share what makes them so special to readers and their plans for the future.
Gia de Cadenet

American Author Gia de Cadenet Shares Insights on Living in France and the Publication of Her First Novel

American author Gia de Cadenet shares insights on pursuing her lifelong dream to live in France and publishing her first novel.
French pastry

Dreambook: Fabulous “French Pastry Made Simple” by Pastry Chef Molly Wilkinson

An American chef in Paris shares her tips and recipes in a new book, breaking down classic French pastry techniques for all.
Paris Memoir

Adventures in Self-Publishing: Writing My Paris Memoir

An American photographer and podcaster recounts her journey from dreaming about writing to publishing her first Paris memoir.
Mandeep Rai

Dr. Mandeep Rai: Revealing Insights from 101 Countries Shine the Light on Values that Shape Our Lives

Looking for inspiration and direction during turbulent times? Drawing on lessons learned from 101 countries, Dr. Mandeep Rai says putting values first can provide the compass to navigate uncertainty in your life, family and work.
bookshops

The Gift of Giving Books to Save Our Bookshops in Paris

An American expat and avid reader argues that books are an essential part of life and suggests how to support your local bookshop this holiday season.
Lindsey Tramuta

The New Parisienne: Do You Recognize this French Woman?

Author Lindsey Tramuta explores the myth of the French woman and offers a more timely, diverse and empowering vision of who embodies the New Parisienne.
gustave courbet

What’s in a statue? Politics, Women and Rebel Artist Gustave Courbet

The first artist authorised to copy Gustave Courbet's controversial work divulges some of the secrets behind the artist's work and life.
American Library in Paris centennial

100 Years! The Iconic Rise, Survival and Influence of the American Library in Paris

As the American Library in Paris celebrates its centennial, we look back at the origins, history, evolution and future of this literary landmark.